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XA wealth of jazz in many styles -- bop, hardbop, soul jazz, spiritual, rare groove, modal, improvised music, funk, free jazz, fusion, avant garde, and trad!

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Lyman Woodard OrganizationDon't Stop The Groove (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Lyman/Pure Pleasure (UK), 1979. New Copy (reissue)... $34.99 44.99
A killer little set from funky organist Lyman Woodard – an old bandmate of Dennis Coffey, and one of the standout stalwarts of the 70s Detroit jazz funk scene! The set features Lyman working in a live setting – grooving out over some mighty long tracks that blend jazz and soul together ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition 180 gram pressing!)

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Rickey WoodardCalifornia Cooking ... CD
Candid (Germany), 1991. Used ... $7.99
Features Rickey Woodard on alto and tenor sax, Dwight Dickerson and piano, Tony Dumas on bass, and Harold Mason on drums. CD

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Rickey WoodardTokyo Express – Recorded Live At Birdland (CDr pressing) ... CD
Candid, 1992. Used ... $4.99
A live quartet date with Woodard on saxophone, James Williams on piano, Christian McBride on bass, and Joe Chambers on drums. CD
(Out of print, on demand CDr pressing.)

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Wooden OHandeful Of Pleasant Delites ... LP
Middle Earth (UK), 1969. Near Mint- ... $19.99
(Folk/Country, Jazz) LP, Vinyl record album
(2005 reissue on Akarma. Cover has light wear and a small smudge near the spine.)

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Phil WoodsFloresta Canto ... LP
RCA, 1976. Near Mint- ... $8.99
One of those great records from the 70s that makes you say "man, Phil Woods was hip!" The session was cut in London with an electrified big band led by Chris Gunning, and featuring keyboards by the groovy Gordon Beck – kind of a blend of strings, keys, and woodwinds – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has light wear.)

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✨✧ Phil WoodsHeaven ... CD
Blackhawk, 1984. Used ... $7.99
Great Phil Woods – with excellent trumpet and flugelhorn from Tom Harrell! CD
(Out of print and still sealed.)
Also available Heaven ... LP 7.99

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Phil WoodsHeaven ... LP
Blackhawk, 1984. Near Mint- ... $7.99
Great Phil Woods – with excellent trumpet and flugelhorn from Tom Harrell, along with Hal Galper on piano, Steve Gilmore on bass, and Bill Goodwin on drums. LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Heaven ... CD 7.99

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Phil WoodsNew Phil Woods Album ... LP
RCA, 1972. Very Good+ ... $3.99
Phil Woods really outdoes himself here – offering the world a whole new side of his talents, and stepping forth at the head of a larger ensemble than usual! The album features Woods' core quartet augmented by larger strings and horns – all in shadings and tones that are incredibly ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear and a promo stamp.)

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Phil WoodsPhil Woods & His European Rhythm Machine (Inner City) ... LP
Inner City, 1970. Near Mint- ... $14.99
An excellent album of funky electric jazz – and possibly the best one that Phil Woods cut with his European group! The quartet's a very hip group that's way hipper than its clunky name – with Gordon Beck on electric piano and organ, Daniel Humair on percussion and drums, and Henri ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(US Inner City pressing.)

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Phil WoodsPhil Woods Quartet Vol 1 – Live Recording ... LP
Clean Cuts, 1980. Near Mint- ... $1.99
Features Steve Gilmore on bass, Bill Goodwin on drums, and Mike Melillo on piano. LP, Vinyl record album

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Phil WoodsReal Life ... CD
Chesky, 1991. Used ... $3.99
With Steve Gilmore on bass, Bill Goodwin on drums, Jim McNeely on piano, Tom Harrell on trumpet, Hal Crook on trombone, Nick Brignola on barritone and alto sax, and Nelson Hill on tenor and alto sax. CD
(Out of print.)

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Phil WoodsRev & I ... CD
Blue Note, 1998. Used ... $6.99
Features Phil Woods on alto, Johnny Griffin on tenor, Cedar Walton on piano, Peter Washington on bass, and Ben Riley on drums. CD
(Out of print, BMG music club pressing.)

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✨✧ Phil WoodsRights Of Swing ... LP
Candid, 1961. Near Mint- ... $9.99
Really compelling large group work from Phil Woods – one of his first-ever efforts of its type, and a tremendous session that's filled with solos from a wide array of very hip players! The whole album's built around a 5-part "Rights Of Swing" work penned by Woods – a jazz ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(70s Barnaby pressing. Cover has light wear.)

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Phil WoodsSong For Sisyphus (Direct To Disc) ... LP
Century, 1978. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $7.99
A pretty great little record from Phil Woods – a return to straighter playing after the freer sounds of some of his early 70s European work, done in a mode that has lots of nice boppish touches, and which also shows a more deeply soulful side of Phil's blowing. Titles include "Change ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has minimal wear.)

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✨✧ Phil WoodsUnheard Herd ... CD
Jazzed Media, 2004. Used ... Just Sold Out!
A great revival of the classic Woody Herman groove – and a set that features fresh takes of under-recorded Herman charts from the late 40s, all with Phil Woods as the main soloist! The tunes come mostly from the Second Herd headed by Woody in the late 50s – a group that wasn't nearly ... read more CD

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Phil WoodsWarm Woods ... CD
Epic/Portrait, 1958. Used ... $8.99
One of the most wonderful Phil Woods albums ever! No kidding – this is amazing! Woods played on lots of other records – and often in settings that made you wonder why people thought he was so great – but on this one, he's totally in the spotlight, fronting a mellow easy quartet ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Phil WoodsWarm Woods (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Epic (Japan), 1958. New Copy (reissue)... $49.99
One of the most wonderful Phil Woods albums ever! No kidding – this is amazing! Woods played on lots of other records – and often in settings that made you wonder why people thought he was so great – but on this one, he's totally in the spotlight, fronting a mellow easy quartet ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Beautiful Japanese pressing!)

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Phil Woods & Jim McNeelyFlowers For Hodges ... CD
Concord, 1991. Used ... $6.99
Phil Woods on alto and and soprano sax, clarinet, and bass clarinet and Jim McNeely on piano and synthesizer. CD
(Out of print.)

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Phil Woods & Lew TabackinPhil Woods/Lew Tabackin ... LP
Omni Sound, 1980. Near Mint- ... $5.99
Woods plays alto, Tabackin plays tenor – and other players include Jimmy Rowles on piano, Michael Moore on bass, and Bill Goodwin on drums. LP, Vinyl record album

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Phil Woods/Tommy Flanagan/Red MitchellThree For All ... CD
Enja/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1981. New Copy ... $16.99
A really great record – one we're surprised that we like so much! On the surface, the album appears to be an inconsequential 80s session by three older giants of their instrument – Woods on alto, Flanagan on piano, and Mitchell on bass. But Woods' tone here, although played straightly ... read more CD
(Part of the Enja Real Jazz Classics series!)

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Billy WootenIn This World ... LP
APS/P-Vine (Japan), 1979. New Copy (reissue)... $36.99 44.99
One of the most soul-based records ever cut by vibist Billy Wooten – a record that's even tighter and more focused than his work with The Wooden Glass or 19th Whole! The album's got Billy and other vocalists singing along with his vibes and marimba – over the top of tightly vamping ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Beautiful Japanese pressing – heavy vinyl and obi!)

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Hainer WormannLower Rhine Sonata ... CD
Nurnichtnur (Germany), 2001. Used ... $6.99
Hainer Wormann on guitar. CD
(Out of print and packaged in a cool metal tin.)

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Ray Wray QuartetYes Indeed ... LP
Pharaoh, Early 60s. Very Good ... $7.99
(Vocalists, Jazz) LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear and aging, with a partially removed address sticker on front, and some pen on both sides.)

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WRD (Robert Walter/Eddie Roberts/Adam Dietch)Hit ... CD
Color Red, 2021. New Copy ... $9.99 10.99
An all-star combo, coming together here with a lean, wonderful sound – just the Hammond of Robert Walter, guitar of Eddie Roberts, and drums of Adam Dietch – only three instruments, but more than enough to send the whole thing over the top! It might be the drums, but Roberts and Walter ... (Deep Funk, Jazz) read more CD

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Prince Billy Mahdi WrightYou Got Dat Wright ... LP
Raenii/P-Vine (Japan), 1980. New Copy (reissue)... $36.99
A wonderful bit of lost spiritual soul jazz from Chicago – recorded in the early 80s, but with a progressive and righteous feel that's very much in the 70s Strata East vein! The group's led by Billy Mahdi on tenor, soprano, and flute – and features Corky McClerkin on piano, Eldee Young ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Great Japanese pressing – with obi!)
Also available You Got Dat Wright (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD 24.99

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Prince Billy Mahdi WrightYou Got Dat Wright (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Raenii/P-Vine (Japan), 1980. New Copy ... $24.99
A wonderful bit of lost spiritual soul jazz from Chicago – recorded in the early 80s, but with a progressive and righteous feel that's very much in the 70s Strata East vein! The group's led by Billy Mahdi on tenor, soprano, and flute – and features Corky McClerkin on piano, Eldee Young ... read more CD
(Prat of the excellent Groove Diggers series!)
Also available You Got Dat Wright ... LP 36.99

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Marianna WroblewskaFeelings ... LP
Polskie Nagrania (Poland), 1977. Near Mint- ... $13.99
A vocal jazz set from 70s poland, with backing from a small group led by Wlozimierz Nahorny on piano! Titles include a nice version of "Theme From Rosemary's Baby" – plus "Fooling Myself", "Moon River", "All In Love Is Fair", and "And I Love ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Jan Ptasyn WroblewskiSlupy Milowe (with bonus tracks) ... CD
GAD (Poland), 1979/1980. New Copy ... $16.99 18.99
Never-issued material from Polish saxophonist Jan Ptasyn Wroblewski – material recorded at the end of the 70s for Polish Radio, done in a small combo mode that's a real back to basics change, after some of his larger projects of the decade! The setting is nice and lean – Jan on tenor, ... read more CD

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Mabumi YamaguchiLeeward ... LP
Union/Le Tres Jazz Club (France), 1978. New Copy (reissue)... $31.99 33.99
Spare sounds, but beautifully woven together – all in service of these lovely long tracks that really highlight the soulful side of reedman Mabumi Yamaguchi! Each number here takes up half the side of a record – there's only four tracks in all – and Yamaguchi plays these slow-buil ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Hozan Yamamoto & Sharps & FlatsBeautiful Bamboo Flute ... LP
Victor/Mr Bongo (UK), 1971. New Copy Gatefold (reissue)... $25.99 27.98
One of the coolest albums ever cut by Japanese wood flute player Hozan Yamamoto – a set that has him working with very groovy backings from the Sharps & Flats ensemble – who almost give the whole thing an MPS label blending of funky jazz and world music sounds! The approach is ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Hozan Yamamoto & Yu ImaiAkuma Ga Kitarite Fue Wo Fuk ... LP
Columbia/Mr Bongo (UK), 1979. New Copy (reissue)... $27.99 30.98
We've always loved the music of Hozan Yamamoto – the Japanese flute player who really has a way of mixing his instrument with all sorts of weird and unusual modes – from traditional folk styles, to bossa nova, to funk and jazz as well! Here, though, Hozan may well be outdoing himself ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Tsuyoshi YamamotoLive In Montreux ... CD
Three Blind Mice/Craftman (Japan), 1979. New Copy ... $19.99
A smoking live set from pianist Tsuyoshi Yamamoto – working here not in a small Tokyo club, but on the stage of the Montreux Jazz Festival – where he's clearly drawing inspiration from the global lineup to blow away most of the competition! Tracks are long, and really have Yamamoto ... read more CD
(Part of the Three Blind Mice Supreme Collection!)

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Tsuyoshi YamamotoMidnight Sugar ... CD
Three Blind Mice/Craftman (Japan), 1974. New Copy ... $19.99
The midnight sugar here comes from pianist Tsuyoshi Yamamoto – who's playing with a soulful, bluesy sort of style – one that reminds us a bit of Ray Bryant back in the 60s, but which also comes across here with a fair bit of lighter, lyrical touches as well! As with other Three Blind ... read more CD
(Part of the Three Blind Mice Supreme Collection!)

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Tsuyoshi YamamotoSummertime ... CD
Three Blind Mice/Craftman (Japan), 1976. New Copy ... $19.99 24.00
Great work from one of the most dynamic Japanese pianists of the 70s – a player who's straighter than some of his contemporaries, but also has a very soulful swing as well! Tsuyoshi Yamamoto really opens up in a live setting – and concert dates like this represent some of his best work ... read more CD
(Part of the Three Blind Mice Supreme Collection!)

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Yuko YamaokaDiary 2005-2015 – Yuko Yamaoka Plays The Music Of Satoko Fujii ... CD
Libra (Japan), 2018. Used 2CD Gatefold ... $9.99
118 compositions for piano performed by Yuko Yamaoka. CD
(Out of print, includes obi.)

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Yosuke YamashitaClay ... CD
Enja/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1974. New Copy ... $13.99
Mindblowing trio work from Japanese pianist Yosuke Yamashita – in a group that's equally noteworthy for its incredible reed performances from the mighty Akira Sakata! The pairing of Sakata and Yamashita was one of the greatest things in Japanese jazz in the 70s, and certainly one of that ... read more CD
(Part of the1 Enja 50th Anniversary Campaign!)
Also available Clay (2021 Record Store Day Release) ... LP 49.99

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Yosuke YamashitaClay (2021 Record Store Day Release) ... LP
Enja/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1974. New Copy (reissue)... $49.99
Mindblowing trio work from Japanese pianist Yosuke Yamashita – in a group that's equally noteworthy for its incredible reed performances from the mighty Akira Sakata! The pairing of Sakata and Yamashita was one of the greatest things in Japanese jazz in the 70s, and certainly one of that ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Clay ... CD 13.99

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Yosuke YamashitaTenshi No Koukotu ... CD
Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1972. New Copy ... $13.99
A rare jazz soundtrack from Japanese pianist Yosuke Yamashita – best known for his avant recordings of the time, but sounding equally enigmatic here in the film score world! The album's hardly the standard jazz score – as the tunes shift mood strongly from track to track – ... read more CD
(Part of the "Nippon Jazz Spirits 48" series!)

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Yosuke YamashitaYosuke Yamashita Trio ... CD
Super Fuji Discs (Japan), 1973. New Copy ... $24.99 34.00
A searing lost performance from this legendary group – the amazing Yosuke Yamashita on piano, working here with Akira Sakata on alto and clarinet, and Moriyama Takeo on drums – a unit that was one of the greatest improvising trios on the planet at the time! Sure, many folks look to the ... read more CD

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Yosuke Yamashita & Adelhard RodingerInner Space ... CD
Enja/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1976. New Copy ... $13.99
Japanese pianist Yosuke Yamashita cut some fantastic work in Tokyo with his trio during the 70s – but he shines equally brightly here on a German session from the decade, but in a completely different way – given that the whole record just features duets with bassist Adelhard Rodinger! ... read more CD
(Part of the Enja 50th Anniversary Campaign!)

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Kiyoshi YamayaRyukyu (2021 Record Store Day Release) ... LP
Columbia/Denon (Japan), 1976. New Copy (reissue)... $49.99
A really unusual set from the Japanese scene of the 70s – and a record that represents some of the higher pinnacles of their recording technology at the time! The songs here are billed as "Japanese traditional melodies by PCM Recording Systems" – and they are hardly ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Nice Japanese pressing – with obi!)

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Kazuo YashiroHow To Love How To Play How To – Ohashi Kyosen's Playboy Lecture ... CD
Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1967. New Copy ... $12.99
Advice on life, love, and all things important – a series of readings by 60s Japanese celebrity Kazuo Yagi that will set your life straight – used as bridges to link together a set of swinging jazz music bits, some of which continue with speaking, others which groove on instrumentally. ... read more CD
(Part of the "Nippon Jazz Spirits 48" series!)

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Minami YasudaSouth – Yasuda Minami Live At The Rob Roy ... LP
Bellwood (Japan), 1974. Near Mint- ... $28.99
A sweet swinger from this hip Japanese vocalist – one of the groovier talents of that scene in the 70s, and an artist whose name wasn't that well known on our side of the Pacific! The record's got a soulful bounce right from the start – thanks to backings from the trio of pianist ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes insert!)

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✨✧ George YoungChant ... CD
King/Intersound, 1985. Used ... $3.99
A sweet fusion set from reedman George Young – who plays tenor, alto, sopranino, and soprano sax – plus some flute as well! The album's put together by David Matthews, and has a vibe that's similar to his own 80s fusion efforts – with a real nod back to the soulful fusion styles ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Larry YoungLarry Young's Fuel ... CD
Arista/Get On Down, 1975. New Copy ... $6.99 14.98
Quite possibly the greatest Larry Young album of the post-Blue Note years – and a massive bit of funk that totally redefines his sound! Larry's working here with his hip group Fuel – an ensemble that features Laura Logan on lead vocals, giving the tunes a real focus through her lyrics ... read more CD

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✨✧ Larry YoungLawrence Of Newark ... LP
Perception, 1973. New Copy (reissue)... $18.99
Incredible stuff from the jazz underground of Newark! This is one of the rarest albums ever recorded by jazz organist Larry Young – cut for the tiny Perception label during the early 70s, and featuring some of the cream of the New Jersey jazz underground. The album's got playing that ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Lester YoungChronogical Lester Young 1943 to 1946 ... CD
Classics (France), Mid 40s. Used ... Just Sold Out!
With Count Basie, Howard McGhee, Dodo Marmarosa, Johnny Otis, Sid Catlett, Johnny Guarnieri, Vic Dickenson, and Earle Warren. CD
(Out of print.)

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Lester YoungComplete 1936 to 1951 Small Group Sessions Vol 2 – 1942 to 1944 ... CD
Blue Moon (Spain), Early 40s. Used ... $14.99
Featuring Nat King Cole, Dickie Wells, Count Basie, and Johnny Guarnieri. CD
(Out of print.)

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Lester YoungComplete Aladdin Sessions ... CD
Blue Note, Mid 40s. Used 2 CDs ... $8.99
A great 2CD set – one that contains every track Lester recorded for Aladdin – including the rare 1942 trio session with Nat Cole and a 1946 date Helen Humes. CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Lester YoungEasy Does It ... CD
Past Perfect/Jazz Line (Germany), Mid/Late 40s. Used ... $3.99
Includes the songs "D. B. Blues", "Lester Blows Again", "These Foolish Things", "Jumpin' At Mesner's", "It's Only A Papermoon", "After You've Gone", "Lover Come Back To Me", "Jammin' With Lester", "You're Driving ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Lester YoungGreat Lester Young – Vol 2 ... LP
Aladdin/Imperial, Late 40s. Very Good ... $6.99
Great early work from Lester Young – an Imperial Records collection of early material from the 78rpm days of Aladdin Records! The work is a great bridge between swing and pop – and Lester Young's tone is superb throughout – on titles that include "One O'Clock Jump", ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear, some splitting on the top seam, and a name on the back in marker.)

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Lester YoungJazz Giants '56 (with bonus track) ... CD
Verve/Phoenix (Spain), 1956. Used ... $13.99
A set with the date of 1956 very firmly planted in the title – but one that's also gone onto become a timeless ensemble session from Verve Records! The feel here is almost in jam session mode, but perhaps a bit tighter – a group of all-star players from the mid-50s, with Lester Young ... read more CD
(Out of print, 24 bit remaster.)

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Lester YoungKansas City Sessions ... CD
GRP, 1938/1944. Used ... $3.99
Great ensemble material recorded by the Commodore label in New York – features Lester Young on tenor sax and clarinet, Buck Clayton on trumpet, Freddie Green on guitar, Joe Bushkin on piano, Walter Page on bass, and Jo Jones on drums. 22 tracks in all, including lots of alternate takes. CD
(Out of print.)

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Lester YoungKansas City Six & Five ... LP
Commodore, 1938. Very Good+ ... $4.99
Features Buck Clayton on trumpet, Eddie Durham on guitar, Freddie Green guitar, Walter Page on bass, and Joe Jones on drums. LP, Vinyl record album
(Late 70s pressing.)

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Lester YoungKen Burns Jazz ... CD
Verve, Late 30s/1940s. Used ... $1.99
Tracks include "Oh, Lady Be Good", "Taxi War Dance", "He's Funny That Way", "Tickle Toe", and "Lester Leaps In" – 19 tracks in all. CD
(Out of print.)

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Lester YoungLester Leaps In – Original Mono Recordings From 1936 to 1944 ... CD
ASV (UK), Late 30s/Early 40s. Used ... $8.99
With Count Basie, Billie Holiday, Teddy Wilson, Buck Clayton, Bill Coleman, Dicky Wills, and more. CD
(Out of print.)

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Lester YoungLester Swings ... CD
Verve, Late 40s/1950s. Used ... $1.99
Tracks include "Ad Lib Blues", "I Cover The Waterfront", "This Year's Kisses", "Up 'n' Adam", "Waldorf Blues", and "All of Me". CD
(Out of print.)

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Lester YoungLester Young Story Vol 2 – A Musical Romance ... LP
Columbia, Late 30s. Near Mint- 2LP Gatefold ... $4.99
A compilation of Lester Young's work in the orchestras of Billie Holiday, Benny Goodman, and Teddy Wilson! LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a promo stamp.)

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Lester YoungLester Young Story Vol 4 – Lester Leaps In ... LP
Columbia, 1939. Sealed 2LP Gatefold ... $5.99
Great material from that pivotal year of 1939 – a time when Lester Young's horn set a tone for a whole new generation! LP, Vinyl record album
(Late 70s issue, still sealed with 2 Record Valu-Pak sticker. Shrinkwrap has a hole in front from sticker removal. Cover has a cut corner.)

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Lester YoungPres & Teddy (with bonus track) ... CD
Verve, 1956. Used ... $7.99
A classic session of mellow magic from tenorist Lester Young and pianist Teddy Wilson – both giants of jazz from an earlier generation, but maybe sounding even better here in a sublime Verve Records setting from the 50s! Young's tenor fronts the trio of Wilson – with Gene Ramey on bass ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Lester YoungPresident Lester Young ... LP
Norgran, Early 50s. Very Good- ... $48.99
Early Verve work from Lester Young – recorded in a setting that features 2 different groups: one with Oscar Peterson, Ray Brown, Barney Kessel, and JC Heard; the other with John Lewis, Joe Schulman, and Bill Clark. The sound is mellow and soulful throughout – a perfect summation of ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Yellow label Norgran pressing, with deep groove, and trumpeter logo. Vinyl has a mark that clicks for a bit on one track, and some other lighter marks.)

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Lester Young & FriendsGiant Of The Tenor Sax ... CD
Commodore, 1938/1944. Used ... $2.99
Lester Young recordings from the 78rpm Commodore label – sessions from 1938 and 1944! CD
(Out of print.)

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Lester Young & Nat King ColeLester Young & Nat King Cole – Complete Recordings ... CD
Disconforme (Spain), 1942/1946. Used ... $6.99
Features Buddy Rich on drums. Tracks include "Indiana", "Man I Love", "I Cover The Waterfront", "Somebody Loves Me", and "Lester Leaps In". CD
(Out of print.)

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Adrian Younge & Ali Shaheed Muhammad with Brian JacksonBrian Jackson – Jazz Is Dead 8 ... CD
Jazz Is Dead, 2021. New Copy ... $13.99 14.99
A tremendous return to form for the great Brian Jackson – an artist that most folks know for his legendary 70s work with Gil Scott-Heron, but one who's kept on making great music for years after Gil departed our planet! Here, Jackson's the lead talent on Fender Rhodes, flute, and other ... (Deep Funk, Jazz) read more CD

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Adrian Younge & Ali Shaheed Muhammad with Doug CarnDoug Carn – Jazz Is Dead 5 ... CD
Jazz Is Dead, 2020. New Copy ... $13.99 14.99
A great new showcase for the legendary keyboard work of Doug Carn – and a set that's very different both from his famous albums for the Black Jazz label, and some of his organ jazz records in more recent years too! The set's maybe got a more pronounced influence from Adrian Younge and Ali ... (Deep Funk, Jazz) read more CD
Also available Doug Carn – Jazz Is Dead 5 (2LP 45rpm pressing) ... LP 30.99

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Adrian Younge & Ali Shaheed Muhammad with Doug CarnDoug Carn – Jazz Is Dead 5 (2LP 45rpm pressing) ... LP
Jazz Is Dead, 2020. New Copy 2LP ... $30.99 32.99
A great new showcase for the legendary keyboard work of Doug Carn – and a set that's very different both from his famous albums for the Black Jazz label, and some of his organ jazz records in more recent years too! The set's maybe got a more pronounced influence from Adrian Younge and Ali ... (Deep Funk, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Beautiful pressing – 2LPs that both play at 45rpm, in a special die-cut sleeve!)
Also available Doug Carn – Jazz Is Dead 5 ... CD 13.99

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Brandee YoungerSomewhere Different ... CD
Impulse, 2021. New Copy ... $13.99 14.99
The Impulse Records debut of Brandee Younger – an artist who's more than worthy of appearance on that legendary label! As with another famous Impulse musician, Alice Coltrane, Younger's main instrument here is the harp – but she uses the instrument in ways that are very much her own ... read more CD

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Ytre Suloens Jass-Ensemble/Barbara Ann ShortsStone For Bessie Smith ... LP
Kirkelig Kulturverksted (Norway), 1987. Near Mint- ... $6.99
Ytre Suloens Jass-Ensemble consists of Jarle Forde on trumpet, Jens A Molvaer on clarinet, Helge Forde on trombone, Morten Gunnar Larsen on piano, Einar Aaro on banjo, Ottar Anderson on drums, and Stein Erik Tafjord on tuba; performing with blues and gospel singer Barbara Ann Shorts. LP, Vinyl record album

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YuyachifcaYuyachifca ... LP
Opus 3 (Sweden), 1979. Very Good+ ... $19.99
Features Bert Dievert on bass, Jan-Erik Noske on flute, Jorn Plas on acoustic guitar, Lenneke Willems on percussion, and Roelof Rosendal on goblet drum. LP, Vinyl record album

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Leszek Zadlo & Claus BantzerIllumination – Improvisations For Saxophone & Organ ... CD
Arte Nova (Germany), 1996. Used ... $6.99
Leszek Zadlo on soprano and tenor saxophone and flute and Claus Bantzer on organ. CD
(Out of print.)

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Chucho Zarzosa Y Su ConjuntoAl Estilo De Scott Joplin ... LP
Capitol (Mexico), 1976. Very Good+ ... $14.99
Arranged and led by Chucho Zarzosa, with Jose Solis and Victor Guzman on trumpets, Adalberto Quintanilla and Jesus Aguirre on trombones, Primitivo Ornelas on alto and flute, Chucho Zarzosa Jr on tenor sax and flute, Luis Marquez on clarinet, Jonathan Zarzosa on organ, Raul Picazo on electric bass, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Quadraphonic pressing. Cover is stained along the opening on back, with small pieces of clear tape on the seams.)

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Chucho Zarzosa Y Su ConjuntoConcierto En Jazz ... LP
RCA, 1962. Very Good ... $14.99
A live set from this obscure Mexican jazz combo – recorded in the early 60s, in a mode that's kind of a small combo take on an Ellington sound, but with some freer twists too! The approach is nicely offbeat – starting out familiar at first, but then opening up with some offbeat ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label pressing with deep groove. Cover has some wear and a half split top seam. Vinyl has a small edge warp, but plays ok.)

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✨✧ Joe ZawinulMy People ... CD
Escapade, Mid 90s. Used ... $6.99
Features vocalists from Mali, Venezuela, Turkey, Peru, Cameroon, and Southern Siberia. CD
(Out of print.)

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Zawinul SyndicateBlack Water ... LP
Columbia, 1989. Near Mint- ... $9.99
Funky fusion from the late 80s combo of keyboardist Joe Zawinul – a set that takes off nicely from his classic work in Weather Report, then adds in both a dose of soul and more global elements! The group features Joe on a host of different keyboards – with Gerald Veasley on some very ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout hole.)

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Zawinul SyndicateImmigrants ... LP
Columbia, 1988. Near Mint- ... $9.99
Features Joe Zawinul on keys and vocals, Scott Henderson on guitar, Abraham Laboriel on bass, Alex Acuna on drums and percussion, Cornell Rochester on drums, and Rudy Regalado on percussion and vocals. Titles include "Criollo", "March Of The Lost Children", "From Venice To ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has a promo stamp.)

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Denny Zeitlin & George MarshTelepathy ... CD
Sunnyside, 2021. New Copy ... $15.99 16.99
Really great sounds from the legendary Denny Zeitlin – an entry in his series of electro-acoustic improvisations with drummer George Marsh – and a record that has Zeitlin on a range of keyboards and electronics, in addition to his more familiar acoustic piano! It's that instrument ... read more CD

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Monica ZetterlundMonica Zetterlund (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Universal (Japan), 1967. Used ... $24.99
One of the grooviest sets ever recorded by Swedish singer Monica Zetterlund – a cool late 60s album that has some really wonderful songs! At some level, Monica's still very firmly in jazz vocal territory – but she's also letting in strands of hipper 60s pop work, in a mode that's ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print, 2014 SHM-CD pressing – includes obi!)

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ZmeczeniBez Tego I Owego ... CD
GAD (Poland), 1982. New Copy ... $18.99 22.99
A very jazzy set of sound library tracks from Poland – done in a mix of fusion and prog that's similar to some of that nation's great groups of the 70s – maybe no surprise, given that the guitarist in the group had also performed with the rock act Breakout! Yet here, the style is ... (Sound Library, Jazz) read more CD

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Joachim ZoepfJoachim Zoepf – Production Berserker ... CD
Berslton (Germany), 2005. Used ... $6.99
Features Joachim Zoepf on bass clarinet, soprano sax, and electronics – with additional production from Berserker. (Out Sound, Jazz) CD
(Out of print. Comes in a cool screenprinted metal case.)

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Attila ZollerMemories Of Pannonia ... CD
Enja/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1986. New Copy ... $16.99
A strong trio set from guitar great Attila Zoller – a set that sometimes has more swing than you might be used to from his records, but which also opens up into some nicely offbeat moments too – thanks in part to the inventive work on drums by Daniel Humair, and the bass of Michael ... read more CD
(Part of the Enja 50th Anniversary Campaign!)

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✨✧ VariousAfrica – Never Stand Still (3CD set) ... CD
Ellipsis Arts, 1994. Used 3 CDs ... $8.99
Music from Oliver Mtukdzi, Lady Smith Black Mambazo, Ali Farka Toure, Lulu Masilela, Pierre Akendengue, Baaba Maal, the Mendes Brothers, Oumou Sangare, Ndere Troupe, the Kapere Jazz Band, Farafina, Seleshe Demassae, and more. (Global Grooves, Jazz) CD
(Out of print, outer case has some edgewear.)

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VariousAin't It Funky Now! – Flat Out Funk From The Jazz Brotherhood ... CD
BGP (UK), 1960s/Early 70s. New Copy ... $11.99 18.99
Jazzy 45s galore – and a huge dip into the vaults of Prestige Records! This tasty set brings together 18 classics recorded in the heyday of the jazz funk years at Prestige – the late 60s and early 70s, a time when the soul jazz sounds of previous years were being forged into a leaner, ... (Funky Compilations, Jazz) read more CD

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VariousAmarcord Nino Rota ... CD
Corbett vs. Dempsey, 1981. New Copy Gatefold ... $12.99
One of the first true moments of genius from producer Hal Willner – the man who helped open up so many ears to diverse music with projects like these! The album's a tribute to the music of Nino Rota, as used in the films of Federico Fellini – but rather than just be a slavish remake, ... (Soundtracks, Jazz) read more CD

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VariousAnn Arbor Blues & Jazz Festival 1972 ... CD
Atlantic/Wounded Bird, 1972. New Copy 2 CDs ... $15.99 18.98
A classic set from this legendary Detroit festival – a mighty assemblage of roots and jazz performers that was put together by John Sinclair! The event was legendary at the time – and has lived on strongly via this great recording by Atlantic – one that really gets at the special ... read more CD

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VariousAnthology Of Big Band Swing 1930 to 1955 ... CD
Decca/GRP, 1930s/1940s/1950s. Used 2 CDs ... $4.99
Music from Glen Miller, Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Benny Goodman, Chick Webb, Tommy Dorsey, Lionel Hampton, Louis Armstrong, Artie Shaw, Jimmie Lunchford, Woody Herman, Fletcher Henderson, and much more. CD
(BMG Direct pressing.)

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VariousAtlantic Family Live At Montreux (with bonus track) ... CD
Atlantic/Wounded Bird, 1978. New Copy ... $6.99 12.98
A host of great talents from Atlantic Records all coming together in a really unique set of performances – some extended jazz and soul jams that go way beyond any studio work by the artists at the time! No single artist gets the spotlight at once – so that the even really is the "A ... read more CD

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✨✧ VariousAutumn Jazz ... CD
32 Jazz, 1999. Used ... $3.99
Music from David Newman, Richard Holmes, Bobby Hutcherson, Red Garland, Hank Crawford, Wallace Roney, Eddie Harris, Kenny Burrell, Lafayette Harris Jr, and Michael Carvin. CD
(Out of print.)

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VariousBack To The Basics – Vol 1 ... CD
Impulse/GRP, Early 90s. Used ... $2.99
A snapshot of Impulse in the early-mid 90s with tracks by Horace Silver, McCoy Tyner, Diana Krall, Eric Reed, Michael Brecker, Danilo Perez, and Black/Note. CD
(Mark through barcode.)

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VariousBebop (Keynote 140) (3 x 78rpm set) ... 78 RPM
Keynote, Late 40s. Near Mint- ... $29.99
One of the first uses of the term "bebop" on an album – with an unlikely lineup of leaders that includes Chubby Jackson, Red Rodney, Dave Lambert, Neal Hefti, and Charlie Ventura! (78 RPM, Jazz) 78 RPM, Vinyl record
(Cover is wavy from moisture.)

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VariousBebop Spoken Here (4CD set) ... CD
Proper (UK), Late 40s. Used 4CD ... $11.99
Music from Coleman Hawkins & His Orchestra, the Tiny Grimes Quintet, the Dizzie Gillespie Sextet, Charlie Parker's Reboppers, the Stan Getz Quartet, the Bud Powell Trio, the Miles Davis All Stars, Fats Navarro, Art Blakey's Messengers, Thelonious Monk, Ella Fitzgerald, and more. CD
(Out of print. Includes slipcase and large booklet.)

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VariousBest Blue Note Album In The World . . . . Ever! ... CD
Blue Note, 1960s/1970s/1980s/1990s. Used 2 CDs ... $11.99
Music from Horace Silver, John Coltrane, Lou Donaldson, Lee Morgan, Donald Byrd, US3, John Patton, Grant Green, Jimmy Smith, Richard Elliot, and more – 20 tracks in all. CD
(Out of print.)

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VariousBest Of Blue Note Vol 2 ... CD
Blue Note, Late 50s/Early 60s. Used ... $1.99
Music from Horace Silver, Sonny Rollins, Dexter Gordon, Art Blakey, Horace Parlan, Lee Morgan, Cannonball Adderley, Joe Henderson, and Herbie Hancock. CD
(Out of print, BMG music club pressing.)

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VariousBlue Bossa – Cool Cuts From The Tropics ... CD
Blue Note (Japan), 1991. Used ... $13.99
Not really sounds from the tropics – but instead a great reworking of bossa and Latin modes – all done by the best 60s artists at Blue Note Records! The rhythms are what really make the set swing – as they have this hard edge that retains all the initial soulful inspiration of ... (Funky Compilations, Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print, 2014 Japanese pressing – includes obi.)

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VariousBlue Note Guitar 70s – The Guitar Of BN LA ... CD
Blue Note (Japan), Mid 70s. New Copy 2 CDs ... $24.99
A great look at the way that the Blue Note record label renewed its commitment to jazz guitar in the 70s – finding some of the best new talents of the decade, and recording the instrument in a variety of different ways! The Blue Note jazz funk sides of the time are very well-known, but the ... (Funky Compilations, Jazz) read more CD

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VariousBlue Note Perfect Takes (CD & DVD) ... CD
Blue Note, 1950s/1960s. Used CD & DVD ... $18.99
Music from Thelonious Monk, Miles Davis, Hank Mobley, Freddie Hubbard, Kenny Burrell, Joe Henderson, Donald Byrd, Wayne Shorter, Art Blakey, and Jimmy Smith – plus a DVD containing interviews with Rudy Van Gelder. CD
(Out of print.)

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VariousBlue Note Re:Imagined 2020 ... CD
Blue Note, 2020. Used 2 CDs ... $11.99
The sound of Blue Note Records – reimagined, but by a younger British group of musicians who don't record for the label at all! The sound here is more like recent work on Brownswood, A22, or Impulse Records – as the collection features lots of great contributions from artists who are ... read more CD
Also available Blue Note Re:Imagined 2020 ... LP 31.99

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VariousBlue Note Re:Imagined 2020 ... LP
Blue Note, 2020. New Copy 2LP ... $31.99 35.99
The sound of Blue Note Records – reimagined, but by a younger British group of musicians who don't record for the label at all! The sound here is more like recent work on Brownswood, A22, or Impulse Records – as the collection features lots of great contributions from artists who are ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Blue Note Re:Imagined 2020 ... CD 11.99

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VariousBoogie Woogie (10CD set) ... CD
Documents (Germany), 1920s/1930s/1940s. Used 10 CDs ... $14.99
A treasure trove of 78 rpm recordings from Albert Ammons, Pinetop Smith, Clarence Lofton and Red Nelson, Jimmy Blythe, Pete Johnson, Speckled Red, Jimmy Yancey, Montana Taylor, Bob Zurke, Hersal Thomas, and more. CD

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VariousBoston Creative Jazz Scene – 1970 to 1983 (with book) ... CD
Cultures Of Soul, 1970s/Early 80s. New Copy ... $8.99 19.98
Way more than just a random jazz compilation – and instead a set that comes with a hefty book about the Boston jazz underground in the 70s – almost 80 pages in length, complete with images of records, vintage photos, and lots of notes on this under-documented scene! And while Boston's ... (Funky Compilations, Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ VariousBoxer, The Bluesman, & The Jazzman – Boxing In African-American Music 1921 to 1962 ... CD
Fremeaux & Associates (France), 1920s/1930s/1940s/1950s/Early 60s. New Copy 2CD ... $22.99 29.99
A really unusual idea for a collection – and one that's even better than you might guess from the title! The set draws a strong relationship between boxing and black music in the American scene at midcentury – and it goes way beyond the few familiar Joe Louis tributes you might know ... read more CD
 
 



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